A photo od cake mix cookies that have sprinkles in them on a white marble table.

Cake Mix Cookies

Cake mix isn't just for cake! You can make delicious cookies in a snap and add a cascade of sprinkles for extra cheer.

Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes
Servings 24 cookies
Calories 140 kcal
Author John Kanell


  • 1 15.25 oz bag white cake mix 432g
  • 2 eggs room temperature
  • 1/3 cup unsalted butter melted, 75g
  • 1/4 cup sprinkles 60mL


  1. Preheat oven to 350F. Sift the cake mix into a large bowl. 

  2. Add eggs and butter.

  3. Whisk together until well combined then fold in sprinkles.

  4. Place dollops of the batter, about 2 tablespoons in size, onto a prepared baking sheet.

  5. Bake for about 10 minutes.

  6. Transfer to wire rack to cool and enjoy!

Recipe Video

Recipe Notes

If you don't want to use butter, you can use 1/3 cup of oil instead. I've found the cookies are a bit cakier with oil and spread out less!

Nutrition Facts
Cake Mix Cookies
Amount Per Serving (1 cookie)
Calories 140 Calories from Fat 59
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 6.6g 10%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 9mg 3%
Sodium 105mg 4%
Potassium 46mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 20g 7%
Sugars 11g
Protein 1g 2%
Calcium 2%
Iron 3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.